Elaine Olsen died on Monday, March 19, 2018. She was 81.
She was born in Chicago on March 4, 1937. She was a longtime resident of Watsonville, and was a resident of Magalia for the last 12 years.
She is survived by her six children, David Olsen Jr., Sandra Meyers (Marty), John Olsen, all of Magalia, Melanie Nemchek (William) of San Diego, Rebecca Jauregui (Albert) of Santa Cruz, and Trina Cowal (John) of San Francisco; her sister, Lillian Beard of Watsonville; brother, Barney Cole of Dos Palos; and six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, David Olsen.